ERIC Number: ED204101
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
The Source Book of Marine Sciences.
Bergen, Bob; And Others
Intended primarily for the secondary level, this manual presents 35 laboratory and field activities in marine science. Also included are chapters which cover field trip logistics, marine science centers, films, and reference materials. Typical amonq the lessons are "Charting Local Current Systems,""Salinity,""Living World Within a Sponge,""Adaptation and Function," and "Zonation in Marine Environments." Stressed in the units is the relationship of the parameters and organisms studied to the total ocean environment. Each unit contains separate introductory sections for teachers and students as well as suggestions for following up or extending the main activity. (WB)
Descriptors: Animals, Ecology, Environmental Education, Marine Biology, Oceanography, Outdoor Education, Science Education, Science Instruction, Secondary School Science
Florida Oceanographic Society, Inc., 1212 Riverside Dr., Stuart, FL 33494 ($5.00; Discounts on quantity orders; Prepayment required); or ERIC Clearinghouse for Science, Mathematics, and Environmental Education, The Ohio State University, 1200 Chambers Rd., 3rd Floor, Columbus, OH 43212 (on loan).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Florida Oceanographic Society, Inc., Stuart.